Health Policy Round Up 8.26.19

Health Policy Round Up 8.26.19

August 30th CA Senate Appropriations hearing will be crucial to moving telehealth-related bills forward.

HHS Office of Inspector General to audit behavioral health in Medicaid managed care.

Presidential candidates touting rural telehealth and broadband for expanded health care.

Health Policy Round Up 8.7.19

Health Policy Round Up 8.7.19

DHCS releases revised Medi-Cal Telehealth Provider Manual, which includes coverage of e-consults.

California bills focused on telehealth coverage face a hearing in Senate Appropriations on August 12th for analysis of their fiscal impact.

CMS plans to expand Medicare telehealth benefits and increase health information exchange support.